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2012 Ram 1500 Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 3 official 2012 Ram 1500 recalls. Find out if your 2012 Ram 1500 needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 22, 2015

A short circuit in a wiring harness may develop, resulting in the unexpected deployment of the driver's frontal air bag without warning. This would increase risk of a crash, and increase risk of occupant injury.

Recall repairs on your Ram truck must be performed by a Ram dealership. Chrysler notified known owners of affected vehicles beginning in September, 2015. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ram dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Chrysler recall number is R36.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 6, 2013

Due to a loose fastener, the rear axle may lock-up (stop turning) unexpectedly and cause a loss of vehicle control and/or a vehicle crash.

Chrysler will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning in March, 2013. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 1, 2012

129 Ram 1500's have a spare tire that does not match the specifications listed on the tire placard.

Chrysler will notify owners of affected vehicles during May 2012. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call. The Chrysler recall number is M14.